Sentence Examples


  • His capabilities as a soldier have been generally recognized by competent authorities.
  • A French tribunal alone is competent to settle disputes where one of the parties is not a native.
  • A competent, methodical assassin, she didn't make the mistake of trying to collect from someone not on the list.
  • No careful and competent student of his works has ever failed to correct this gross misapprehension.
  • His reconstruction of the True Discourse of Celsus (1753), from Origen's reply to it, is a competent and learned piece of work.